Hospitalizations for COVID-19 in the US reach a record 90,000 before expected increase in cases

FILE PHOTO: A man gets a coronavirus test on Thanksgiving at a homeless shelter as the global outbreak of the disease continues. Los Angeles, California, USA. November 25, 2020.REUTERS / Lucy Nicholson NEW YORK, Nov 27 (Reuters) – The number of COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in U.S. hospitals reached 90,000 on Friday after nearly doubling … Read more

The US exceeds 2,000 deaths from COVID-19 in one day with hospitals at the limit

Nov 25 (Reuters) – Daily deaths from COVID-19 in the United States surpassed 2,000 for the first time since May and hospitals across the country are already full, heralding an increase in mortality as the coronavirus pandemic casts shadows on the holiday season. FILE PHOTO: A long traffic jam on a Chicago freeway days before … Read more

At least five dead and several seriously injured in the Vienna attacks

VIENNA, Nov 3 (Reuters) – Gunmen opened fire at six different locations in central Vienna on Monday night, including the capital’s main synagogue, killing at least five people and seriously wounding several in what Austria called a “repulsive terrorist attack.” According to several witnesses, the attackers, armed with automatic rifles, fired in bars and restaurants … Read more

Turkey to take legal and diplomatic action against France over Erdogan cartoon

FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, Oct. 26, 2020. Presidential Press Office / Handout via REUTERS. ATTENTION EDITORS, THIS IMAGE WAS SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY, ITS RESALE OR USE AS A FILE FORBIDDEN. ANKARA, Oct 28 (Reuters) – Turkey will take all necessary legal and diplomatic measures in response to the cartoon … Read more